Rating Summary:
Rating: 4.9  1,562 rating points
# of Reviews Positive
= Overall
% Positive Average
Last 3 months 162 457 2 = 455 99% 4.9
Last 6 months 277 781 2 = 779 99% 4.9
Last 12 months 565 1,566 4 = 1,562 99% 4.9
All 5,970 16,032 51 = 15,981 99% 4.8
Rating and reviews for:

Chelsea Market/Meatpacking Dist Food Tasting Tour

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Discover Manhattan's latest hot-spot for food, art, fashion and nightlife and sample some of Chelsea Market's best delicacies.

Rating Date Attended Reviewer Gender Age Sort Descending Where From? Group Type?
Rating: 5
Chelsea Mkt/ Meatpacking Dsit tour GREAT!
Sat, Aug 1, 09   11:00 AM bebaker Male 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
My wife and I enjoyed this tour every much. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and the food we tasted was great and the portions at some of the tasting were more than we expected. I would recommend this tour for anyone visiting NY city. My wife found this area of NY city to be great fun and we would return to on our next visit. This is an area you would not expect to visit but is as much fun or more fun to see than some of the better known site to visit. This is my second of three bookings through "Zerve" two thru the internet and now one over the telephone. The person over the phone was very friendly and helpful.
Rating: 5
Great event...would highly recommend
Thu, Jul 30, 09   11:30 AM MegRich Female 60-69 Local Group of Friends
We had a group of four friends and we all had the best time.. The gulde, Curt Upton, was so terrific. he was really knowledgeable and entertaining...the value was well worth it...really loved the whole deal
Rating: 5
Great guide
Thu, Jul 23, 09   11:30 AM suzannemell Unspecified 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
Very interesting exposure to the local history and current merchants
Rating: 5
great tour
Thu, Jul 16, 09   11:30 AM bucklan Female 60-69 Local Unspecified
tour guide, kurt, was fantastic...his banter and enthusiasm made it enjoyable...
Rating: 5
Awesome Tour
Thu, Jul 16, 09   11:30 AM khodson Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
This was our third tour with Food Tours of NY, and it was just as good as the first two but somewhat different. This one didn't seem quite as history-oriented, perhaps because the neighborhood as a destination is much more recent. But the tour was great. The tastings were delicious and much larger than on the other tours (although our tour guide said the food tastings on the other tours were being revamped). Our group was very small so we were able to cover more territory, and I especially enjoyed stepping inside some well-known restaurants such as Morimoto, Spice Market, and Del Posto. Our guide was awesome--knowledgeable, entertaining, and friendly. He was the best guide we've had on any of the tours, and they've all been good. I highly recommend!
Rating: 5
Sat, Jul 11, 09   11:00 AM SWILKES Female 60-69 Local Group of Friends
Our guide was very knowledgeable, she answered all our questions and we had a lot. She was quick on her feet even though one foot wwas in a walking cast. she took us to terrific places of NY history, places we never knew existed. We loved every part of the tour especially the eating places - a wonderful blend of history and contemporary culture in one afternoon. Before you know it you too will feel like a member of the nieghborhood. This was our second tour with Foods of NY - just terrific. see you on the next one !
Rating: 5
Great tour and a bargain
Thu, Jul 9, 09   11:00 AM mblevine Male 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Other
The extremely knowledgeable guide was entertaining and made the tour that much more interesting. Providing insights, history, and current events for each location visited made each tour stop memorable. And, the sampling and background on and of the various establishments was a sure-fire way for return visits, much to the advantage of each of the shops and restaurants. It sure worked for us that way. Highly recommended and we will try other tours on our next trip to the Big Apple.
Rating: 5
We had the most wondeful experience.
Sun, Jul 5, 09   11:00 AM MarcieAbrams Female 60-69 Local Group of Friends
Our guide, Diana, was a delight. What a great day!
Rating: 5
Great tour!
Thu, Jul 2, 09   11:30 AM angiehouse Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Individual
I have taken 2 other tours. This one was just as good as the other two that I have taken. Great guides, lots of information, and good food to taste!
Rating: 5
Thu, Jul 2, 09   11:00 AM suemckinnon Female 60-69 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
Our tour guide was entertaining and informative. We had a great time.